TNA Facial Pain Network

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The TNA Video Project is a collaboration between TN patients and The Facial Pain Association to raise awareness of facial pain syndromes and to celebrate the Association’s 25 years of patient support and advocacy. Join the Project and let the world hear from you, how this horrific pain can be triggered by something or some action that most people take for granted.

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Register Today for Regional Conference in Minneapolis, MN

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

The conference will be held at the The Embassy Suites Hotel at the Minneapolis Airport, 7901 34th Avenue South,  Bloomington, MN 55425.

The Facial Pain Association cannot "Feel Your Pain' but we do hear from you about your struggles and frustration and see how the face pain impacts your life. It is our mission to provide you with support and accurate information, in this ongoing effort, we are presenting you with a unique opportunity to learn more about the treatments for your neuropathic facial pain and seek answers to questions you have. Please join FPA, in Minneapolis, Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. The event will be hosted by Donald Nixdorf,DDS.
Register today!

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While you're here, you can:

  1. Post a question or discussion in the Forum for members to reply to.
  2. Start a blog, or read about another member's journey with facial pain.
  3. Chat with other members who are online. If you don't feel like chatting, you can click on the "green light" / gear icon at the bottom of the chat window to disconnect. 
  4. Join a group with similar interests, or create your own group.
  5. Check out support group events, or create your own event or chat date.
  6. Invite your family and friends to participate on FPN.
  7. Watch videos posted by TNA and other members about facial pain topics.

Don't forget to:

  1. Update your profile so that other members can learn about you, and upload a pic to show your personality. You can also search for other members who have something in common with you, such as the country or state you live in or your patient status. Make friends so that you can exchange private messages.
  2. Introduce yourself on the forum thread for new members.
  3. Edit your email notification settings so that FPN only sends you the amount of email you want.
  4. Update your status to let other members know what you're up to, and see all your latest activity.
  5. Help support this community by making a donation to The Facial Pain Association. Every dollar counts.
  6. Read the Terms of Use. Your participation in the TNA Facial Pain Network online community constitutes acceptance of all the conditions listed.

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